Success Stories Fbf LAC 2020 Vol. 1 | Page 10

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limitations due to the COVID-19 pandemic didn't stop the experience and knowledge exhange that characterizes the regional FbF program.

Virtual events were organized during September and October, bringing together more than 250 participants, including volunteers and staff from National Societies, key actors such as regional and international organizations, meteorological and scientific institutes, and academic institutions in the region.


3 webinars and 2 thematic working sessions

Around 18 countries were represented at the FbF 2020 Coffee Mornings, including Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Bolivia, Uruguay, Spain and the United States of America.

A follow-up of the themes developed during 2020 is planned for 2021, as well as more webinars with new topics.

Click to watch the recording of the Webinar "Acción basada en Pronósticos: Forecast-based Financing (FbF)"

More than 250 participants from 18 countries on the "FbF Coffee Mornings"